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Snow falls on Thunder Bay

Up to two centimetres of wet snow expected in area on Saturday.
Snow at Lakehead
Snow falls on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 at Lakehead University. (Leith Dunick,

THUNDER BAY – Winter is coming, but it’s partner in weather crime decided to make an early visit to the Thunder Bay area.

Snow started falling over parts of the city at about 1:30 p.m. on Friday, a potential foreshadowing of the weekend and week to come.

According to Environment Canada, city residents can expect wet snow on Saturday, with a chance of flurries predicted for Monday and Tuesday.

Up to two centimetres could fall on Saturday in parts of the area, except along the lake shore.

Temperatures are also starting to dip, with a low of -4 C expected on Saturday, dropping to -6 C on Monday.

Leith Dunick

About the Author: Leith Dunick

A proud Nova Scotian who has called Thunder Bay home since 2002, Leith has been the editor of Thunder Bay Source for 18 years and has served a similar role with since 2009. Twitter: @LeithDunick
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